Assistant Professor (Limited Term) - Columbia University

The department currently consists of 38 faculty members and 55 PhD students. The department has been expanding rapidly and, like the University itself, is an extraordinarily vibrant academic community. We are especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching and/or service will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. For further information about the department and our activities, centers, research areas, and curricular programs, please go to our web page at: http://www.stat.columbia.edu

Duties and Responsibilities
Description: The Department of Statistics invites applications for multiple four-year term positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin July 1, 2023. A PhD in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment is required, as is a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability. Candidates will be expected to sustain an active research and publication agenda and to teach in the departmental undergraduate and graduate programs. Candidates with expertise in machine learning, big data, mathematical finance and probability theory are particularly encouraged to apply. The department expects to support successful candidates with a generous research allowance. The expected teaching load is three semester-long courses per year.

Position Qualifications
Qualifications
: PhD in statistics or a related field by the date of appointment is required, as is a commitment to high quality research and teaching in statistics and/or probability.

Application Instructions: All applications must be submitted through Columbia's online Academic Search and Recruiting portal (ASR) http://apply.interfolio.com/115311. The application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement and the names of 3 references, who will be asked to upload letters of recommendation.

Review of applications begins on December 1, 2022, and will continue until the positions are filled.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Email of Contact Person
DK@STAT.COLUMBIA.EDU